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  • Ivanka Trump to continue working on women’s issues

    DES MOINES (AP) — She may not be working in the White House, but that doesn’t mean Ivanka Trump is staying out of politics.
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 10:55 am
  • Students promote anti-bullying at elementary school

    DUBUQUE (AP) — Daniele Halfhill’s classroom at Fulton Elementary School in Dubuque was buzzing with activity Tuesday morning as children gathered arou ...
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 10:55 am
  • Railroad pros pay tribute to late friendly farm couple

    WHITING (AP) — Driving on Monona County Road K-45 between Whiting and Sloan, you see a sign gracing an old barn, just off the Union Pacific Railroad t ...
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 10:55 am
  • Guitarist who avoided Buddy Holly plane crash dies

    HOUSTON (AP) — Tommy Allsup, a guitarist best known for losing a coin toss that kept him off a plane that later crashed and killed rock ‘n’ roll stars ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 10:46 am
  • What’s up next in the federal trial of Dylann Roof

    CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Jurors are expected to begin deliberations Tuesday as to whether Dylann Roof will receive the death penalty or life in prison ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 10:21 am
  • ‘Yes we did’ — Obama bids farewell in nostalgic last speech

    CHICAGO (AP) — President Barack Obama has bid farewell to the nation in an emotional speech that sought to comfort a country on edge over rapid econom ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 10:16 am
  • Moscow denies having compromising information about Trump

    MOSCOW (AP) — A spokesman for President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday denied allegations that the Kremlin has collected compromising information about U ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 10:16 am
  • Trump blasts intel agencies over report on Russia ties

    NEW YORK (AP) — Hours before his first news conference as president-elect, Donald Trump on Wednesday blasted U.S. intelligence agencies, blaming them ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 10:16 am
  • 10 things to know for today

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 10:16 am